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Events that Serve the Community

The UC San Diego Division of Arts and Humanities is committed to serving the campus community, as well as the greater San Diego community, with programs that push boundaries, challenge expectations, and drive innovation. Our programs help others understand the human condition and improve the common good by targeting excellence and articulating the distinctiveness of the arts and humanities at UC San Diego.

Featured Events

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May 9

Lit & Molecules: Remembering Primo Levi

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Through May 18

Wagner New Play Festival

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May 23

9th Annual Adam D. Kamil Media Awards

View a Selection of this Month's Events from Across Campus

May: Asian & Pacific-Islander American Heritage Celebration

Through May 9: “A Dream of Humanity” exhibition featuring work by Reza

Through May 18: Wagner New Play Festival

Through May 27: “Eccentricity Has Room” featuring graduating MFA students from Visual Arts, at the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego

Through June 7: “EARTH/SKY” exhibition at the gallery@calit2

May 1: WEDS@7 Takae Ohnishi, harpsichord

May 1: Experiments in Joy: Activating Your Voice (PDF)

May 1: Reading Workshop: “On Archives and Their Affects”

May 1: Program for the Study of Religion presents Spring Religion Forum (PDF)

May 1: Be Your Own Boss, Turning Your Passion Into Career: Arts & Humanities

May 1: China Tripping: Encountering the Everyday in the People’s Republic

May 1 – 3: Oscar Magallanes: Ethnosuicide and Epistemologies of Ignorance

May 2: Music Distinguished Lecture Series: Nina Sun Eidsheim

May 2: CCAA Track and Field Championships

May 2: Simulating Living Matter. Aesthetic Procedures in the Sciences

May 2: Crossing Borders Symposium (PDF)

May 2 – 3: Bailey Davenport: Testify!

May 2 – 3, 6 – 10: The Community Bee Clinic

May 2 – 3: Feminist World-Building in Japanese Cinema / Building Feminist Worlds in Japanese Cinema film screening and symposium

May 3: Philosophy Colloquium Series with guest José Luis Bermudéz

May 4: Jasper Sussman - Graduate Recital

May 6: Science Studies Colloquium with guest Marion Fourcade

May 7: Michael Matsuno, flute - Graduate Recital

May 7: This is How We Adapt, Workshop with Dahlak Brathwaite (PDF)

May 7 – 9: Breanna Beauchamp: Landscape Everywhere (JPG)

May 8: WEDS@7: kallisti presents Chamber Opera

May 8: UC San Diego Grad Nite

May 8: New Writing Series: MFA Alumni Reading

May 8: The Holocaust Living History Workshop: “I Am Lubo: A Hidden Life”

May 8 – 10: Kirstyn Hom: Passages

May 8, 10, 15, 17: Grace Mae Huddleston: Dirty World, Accidental Girl

May 9: RISE with guests Grace Grothaus and Peter Sloan

May 9: Literature and Molecules: Remembering Primo Levi on the 100th Anniversary of His Birth (PDF)

May 9: Plenary Address of the Ethics and Social Implications of Gene Drive Conference

May 9: “Spiritrials” A Play by Dahlak Brathwaite

May 10: Ensemble Pamplemousse

May 10: Ethics and Social Implications of Gene Drive Conference

May 10: Philosophy Colloquium Series with guest Erik Schwitzgebel

May 11: Transfer Triton Day 2019

May 13: Catalyst Conversations: ‘The Central Park Five’

May 13: “Human with a Stool” (JPG) film screening and Q&A

May 13: ‘We Gon’ Be Alright’ Race & Resegregation in Today’s America

May 13: Science Studies Colloquium with guest Florence C. Hsia

May 15: WEDS@7 Kamau Kenyatta & Joe Garrison

May 15: Dorrance Dance | ETM: Double Down

May 16: Hi’ilei Hobart – Local Color: Hawaiian Shave Ice, Aesthetics, and State Multiculturalism (PDF)

May 16: Pitch Night TEN19

May 16: 2019 Global Accessibility Awareness Fair

May 17: Philosophy Colloquium Series with guest Barbara Herman

May 17: Hana Vu at The Loft

May 17: “Incendiary,” a reading part of the Wagner New Play Festival

May 20: Berk Schneider, trombone - Graduate Recital

May 20: Science Studies Colloquium with guest Cristina Visperas ‘17

May 20: UC San Diego Gospel Choir

May 22: MFA Readings – First Year Literature Students

May 22: Women in Leadership

May 22: WEDS@7 Stephanie Richards

May 23: 9th Annual Adam D. Kamil Media Awards

May 23: “Photographic Literacy: Cameras in the Hands of Russian Authors,” with guest Katherine Reischl

May 23: Music Distinguished Lecture Series: Seth Brodsky

May 24: Jennifer Colin, soprano - Senior Recital

May 25: Teen Daze at The Loft

May 29: MFA Readings – Graduating Literature Students

May 30: UC San Diego Gospel Choir

May 31: Philosophy Colloquium Series with guest Houston Smit

May 31: Fernanda Aoki Navarro, composition - Dissertation Recital

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